The ButtonGroup is accessible by screen readers and provides full WAI-ARIA support.
The ButtonGroup container has a
role="group" attribute that semantically defines the group of buttons. The togglable buttons use the
aria-checked attribute and have the
The ButtonGroup is compliant with the Section 508 requirements.
The following issues are related to the WAI-ARIA support limitations of browsers and screen readers:
- Internet Explorer 10 and 11 work best with the Jaws screen reader. Other readers are partly supported. For more information, refer to issue 817699.
- Microsoft Edge works best with the Microsoft Narrator screen reader. For more information, refer to issue 8571350.